Temp School Governance Admin Officer – Governing Boards

Temp School Governance Admin Officer – Governing Boards 150 150 tcl-admin
Temp School Governance Admin Officer – Governing Boards
Contract / Temporary

Hackney RQ646915

Posted: 4th August 2022 09:20
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  • Pay Rate:

    £150.03 per day PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    36 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

  • This opening assignment is for 3-4 months

  • HACKNEY, London,

    E8 1GQ

What's involved with this role:

Full Job Title: Temporary School Governance Admin Officer/Clerk – Governing Boards

Reference no: Hackney RQ646915

Minute taking skills and experience are essential for this role

To play an integral part in the development and running of Hackney Education Governance Services, providing expert advice and clerking services to schools within Hackney and out of borough

To support the effective delivery of work of a team of sessional clerks, by assisting in the monitoring of quality assurance and by direct line management of clerks

To support the strategic development of governing boards enabling stronger governance and ensuring that every child receives the best possible education

To provide a professional and comprehensive clerking service to a group of governing boards in accordance with statutory requirements

To provide professional administrative support and expert independent advice to ensure that governance has the greatest impact in improving the quality of education for all children.

To enable governors to discharge their statutory functions most effectively


Specific Role Requirements” – to give yourself the maximum chance of success please try and ensure your CV addresses the following essential criteria:

  1. Degree qualified or equivalent (in area of legal administration/ law; public policy development;  corporate governance)
  2. Part Qualified or at least be committed to completing the National Training Programme for Clerks or an equivalent - desirable
  3. Minimum of 12 months recent administration experience in a similar role, or context and ideally within a public sector organisation
  4. Experience of working in governance and understanding its impact on improving standards e.g. public service  context; private sector context
  5. Knowledge of the educational system and the role of governance within it 
  6. Interpreting, reviewing and implementing legislation, statutory guidance and best  practice policies and procedures
  7. Providing high quality expert advice on the law, statutory guidance and  good practice
  8. Ability to  produce professional minutes in the context of public accountability 
  9. ICT Skills: Comprehensive knowledge of technology including Google Suite, Word, Excel and collaborative online tools


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  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
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  5. Please refer to the Role Requirements section above – your CV must address the requirements listed

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for


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Temp School Governance Admin Officer – Governing Boards
Client Category: Local Authority

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